2020 Employee and Leader of the Year

Boone Health announced its 2020 Employee of the Year and Leader of the Year at our Service Awards ceremony on Friday, December 3, 2021. 2020 Employee of the Year Emily…

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Handling The Holidays

Holiday meals after bariatric surgery present themselves with a unique set of challenges. Do I still strive for my protein and fluid goals? Should I avoid alcohol? Can I have…

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Thanksgiving Holiday Closures

Boone Health is always here to improve the health of the people and communities we serve, but some of our clinics and services will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, Nov.…

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Boone Success Story: Tracy Sasser

Tracy Sasser

By Hannah Robinson When Tracy Sasser was a young girl, around the age of 5, she had a “trick” that others would often point out: She could flutter her eyelids…

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Priority: Protein

From a weight loss surgery patient’s first visit in our office through every pre and post op visit, one of the main topics of discussion is protein. Are you getting…

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Emotional Health

Emotions play a significant role in weight management. Most people think of the psychological contributor – emotional eating – when it comes emotions and weight. There are also hormones involved…

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The Importance of Food Logging

Most people have a love/hate relationship with food logging. Some view it as cumbersome, time consuming, and simply difficult to remember to do. Others find it quite helpful, allowing them…

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Bariatric Friendly Summer Treats

Note: the following nutrition advice is intended for bariatric surgery patients. Hot summertime temperatures often lead us to crave cool summertime treats. After bariatric surgery, however, indulgences become very few…

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Independence Day Closures

Boone Health is always here to improve the health of the people and communities we serve, but some of our clinics and services will be closed for Independence Day on…

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There’s An App For That

By Emily Nusbaum, RN, IBCLC, Boone Family Birthplace When it comes to pregnancy and caring for a newborn, the amount of information you find on the internet can be almost…

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